PJ Morton Says ‘Amazing’ Collaboration With JoJo Is Due Out ‘Real Soon’: Watch

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PJ Morton caught up with Billboard’s Desire Thompson on the pink carpet on the 2019 Grammy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 10), chatting concerning the inspiration behind his tune “Claustrophobic” and teasing an upcoming collaboration with JoJo.

Asked concerning the inspiration behind his tune “Claustrophobic,” Morton says that the tune is the rationale he went again house to New Orleans. “I used to be nonetheless dwelling right here in L.A., and taking conferences about my music and noticed that folks had been actually making an attempt to alter who I used to be, and making an attempt to make me into what they thought I must be,” he says.

“I felt claustrophobic in that and ended up going again house to New Orleans, and making certainly one of my finest works that's been nominated now back-to-back years, so it's fairly loopy, fairly thrilling,” he continues. “The reception, and the way it's resonated, is the reward for deciding to stay to my weapons and be who I needed to be as an artist.”

Morton additionally opens up about dream collaborations and even teases an upcoming and fairly surprising team-up that’s within the works.

“There's some rappers I wanna work with,” he replies. “I wanna work with Kendrick, I wanna work with Chance. Leon Bridges is a homie of mine that I wanna do some music with. Luke James…it's a great time for R&B.”

Morton additionally reveals that he simply labored on a monitor with JoJo, including that whereas he can’t reveal far more about it, he thinks that an announcement is popping out early this week. “You'll be glad,” he says. “That's all I can say about it. And she sounds wonderful. I obtained her right down to New Orleans, and we labored on some music, and we're about to provide it to the folks actual quickly.”

You can take a look at the total video interview with PJ Morton above.

PJ Morton Says 'Amazing' Collaboration With JoJo Is Due Out 'Real Soon': Watch